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Shooting Panoramas – Part 2
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Shooting Panoramas – Part 2

In my last article on shooting panoramas, the exposures were relatively even and when Photoshop did it’s Merge to Panorama thing, the end result was really good as far as even tones were concerned but, we are not always as lucky and when things don’t go as smoothly as we’d […]

Shooting Panoramas
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Shooting Panoramas

About the Author: John is an award winning Photoshop Instructor and Professional Photographer living and working in the Greater Toronto Area and is on the faculty at Humber College. Shooting panoramas is fun and easy to do provided you follow a few simple rules. If you are not paying attention […]

Tips on Photographing Children
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Tips on Photographing Children

About the Author Kelly is a professional photographer, television sports broadcaster and a retired Canadian Olympian, shoots from her home base in Canmore, Alberta. www.kellyvanderbeek.com Photographing children either excites you or terrifies you. Since I fit into the excited category, it amazes me how many photographers cringe at the idea of […]

Auto Focus Fine Tuning Your Lens – Using the Spyder Lens Cal Device
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Auto Focus Fine Tuning Your Lens – Using the Spyder Lens Cal Device

About the Author: John is an award winning Photoshop Instructor and Professional Photographer living and working in the Greater Toronto Area and is on the faculty at Humber College. Yes, I know, I could have made my own instead of spending my hard earned money on this device. And yes, […]

Filtered
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Filtered

About the Author: Dustin is a full time pastor/part time photographer from Pembroke, Ontario who shoots professionally but primarily for capturing beauty and sharing it with others. www.dustinabbott.net Even the best of lenses cannot overcome the various lighting conditions that photographers encounter. In the perfect world, we would all be able […]

Capture and Combine Star Trails
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Capture and Combine Star Trails

So you’ve seen some incredible star trails, you’ve booked a weekend to get out of the city, and you’re ready to throw your hat into the ring with the best of ’em. Our final image. Nikon D800 – Tamron 24-70mm F/2.8 VC – Gitzo 2540F Tripod. 180 secs @ F/9 […]

In Your Backyard – Fall Colours in Ontario
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In Your Backyard – Fall Colours in Ontario

Words: Colin Field | Photos: Colin Field and Mike Last Capturing the Colours When it comes to shooting landscapes in Ontario and across Canada, there is no better season than the fall. As leaves change colour, forests light up in a rainbow of reds, yellow and oranges that are incredibly […]

Large Format Printing by Derek Cooper
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Large Format Printing by Derek Cooper

With the introduction of large format printers, many photo enthusiasts and semi-pros are looking at the feasibility of creating their own gallery images. PHOTONews asked Derek Cooper, of Reproducing Art, Kingston, Ontario, to explain some of the mysteries of printing large images in the home or studio environment. Calibrating the […]

Moving Pictures
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Moving Pictures

Photographer David Hou takes us through his process shooting some fast-paced dance photography in the studio with model and dancer Alayna. Find out why fast durations are essential to catching the action and how David used the Photoflex Triton to achieve the results.

Canon 5D Mark II - 70-200mm f4L - 1/100 @ f/4.0 - ISO 200 - Metz 58 AF2 on TTL
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Simple Off-Camera Lighting with Lumiquest

Trevor Sherwin goes on a lightweight shoot in the Don Valley with Dana. Watch as Trevor goes through 3 simple lighting setups with hot shoe flashes and the fold-flat and affordable Lumiquest modifiers including the Lumiquest LTp and SBIII. Canon 5D Mark II – 70-200mm f4L – 1/100 @ f/4.0 […]